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  • Twin Cities DSA Newsletter #94

    Twin Cities DSA Newsletter #94

    Red Cup Rebellion, Midterm Elections, and Moving the Chapter Forward

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  • The Dangers Ahead

    The Dangers Ahead

    Driven by voters who wanted to defend the right to abortion and those who understood that Republican victories on Election Day would lead to a curtailment of democratic rights, the Democratic Party dodged a bullet. With young voters leading the way, a Red Tide was stopped. This was despite the Democratic Party’s absolute refusal to…

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  • Twin Cities DSA Statement on the 2022 Election

    Twin Cities DSA Statement on the 2022 Election

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  November 10, 2022 Contact: steering@twincitiesdsa.org We want to start by congratulating our TCDSA-endorsed candidates: Zaynab Mohamed, Omar Fateh, Samantha Sencer-Mura, Athena Hollins, Mai Chong Xiong, and Aaron Wagner all won their elections! They and all of the dedicated folks who made their victories possible should be proud of the organizing they’ve done.…

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  • Relating to the DFL

    Relating to the DFL

    How and when to relate to the Democratic Party? It’s a vexing question, one that members of DSA spend a lot of time thinking about. In 1896 the People’s Party, a populist formation, joined the Democratic Party and was quickly subsumed. In the 1930’s the labor union bureaucracy kept workers in the Democratic Party, in…

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  • Democratic Socialists in the DFL – The Story So Far

    Democratic Socialists in the DFL – The Story So Far

    A little over a year ago, I heard of an effort to launch a Democratic Socialists Caucus in the DFL. I have called myself a democratic socialist since about the mid-1980s. I made the transition from anarchist (because of Ursula K. LeGuin, Emma Goldman, and my small but intellectually broad social circle in Atlanta) through…

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  • Cut off! Canvassing as an Independent

    Cut off! Canvassing as an Independent

    Whether you love it or hate it, if you’ve canvassed for a liberal, progressive, or DFL candidate for office in the last few years, you’re probably aware of the Voter Activation Network (VAN). Grassroots campaigns can “make or break” on their ability to reach out to communities and connect with voters on the issues, and…

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